VBS Thanks!

Dear VBS Volunteers and Supporters,        Twenty-five years ago Dorothy Hamm decided Wright’s Chapel needed to bring back vacation Bible school. Reverend Charles didn’t point out that we really didn’t have many children to justify the planning this would take because his theory has always been to plan for what

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VBS!

I’d never heard of Vacation Bible School until I came to Virginia.  In the small town I grew up in in upstate N.Y. we never had such a thing.  Let me tell you friends, those folks up north don’t know what they are missing! Vacation Bible School has to be

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Experiencing Haiti.

As we began our descent into the small island nation of Haiti, we were greeted by a small, peaceful fishing village with a small, peaceful harbor. Boats and people moved leisurely through the shallow, pristine waters. The harbor soon gave way to a town. This was town was my first

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Trying new things

I spent all day Friday and Saturday of last week down at the Hampton Convention Center for the Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church here in VA.  Every year we United Methodists gather for a couple of days with about 1400 clergy and 1400 lay folks from United Methodist

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Graduation

This is the season of graduations for a good number of folks in our church.  I‘ve been seeing pictures of caps and gowns on social media. Invitations to graduation parties are in the mail, acceptance letters to college are being considered, lots of kids are being asked what’s your plan

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